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weekly update – october 10, 2019

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In this issue… Making Sense of the Fight Over NYC Jails In Hartford: Community Conversation on Housing and Halfway Houses Save the Date: In the Thick, Live from Connecticut Making Sense of the Fight Over NYC Jails Aerial view of Riker’s Island Jail Complex, AP As you know, the fight to close Rikers is reaching a […]

making sense of the fight over nyc jails

Making Sense of the Fight over NYC Jails By gabriel sayegh Aerial view of Rikers Island, Photo Credit: Associated Press The fight to close Rikers is reaching a boiling point again. Next week, the New York City Council will vote on the land-use proposal for the construction of replacement jail facilities in the boroughs. The […]